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Album Review

Producer/songwriter Gavin Hardkiss' first album under the Hawke name in over three years, Love Won Another has the same sunny, feel-good vibe as its two predecessors, but it brings some new musical elements into the mix. Sounding like a much less dour version of some of the Canadian post-rock bands swirling around the axis of Godspeed You Black Emperor! combined with the indie-kid mix'n'match aesthetic of early Saint Etienne, Love Won Another is built on acid-groovy house rhythms, but the songs seamlessly incorporate acoustic guitars, live percussion, vintage keyboards, the sonic spaciousness of classic dub, and subtle world music influences to create a sparkling, at times giddy take on contemporary dance music. Varied and endlessly appealing, the songs are the best Hardkiss has yet written, given clever, inventive arrangements and sweetly wide-eyed vocals. If Boards of Canada were stripped of their layers of irony and deliberately unsettling atmospherics, their records would sound very much like this playful delight.


Genre: Electronic

Years Active: '90s, '00s

DJ/Producer Gavin Hardkiss debuted as Hawke with the release of Namaquadisco in 1998. Born in South Africa, he moved to the U.S. in the late '80s. The experimental music scene captivated him around the time he started attending the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and different festivals in the New York area. In 1991, Gavin Hardkiss settled in San Francisco. DJing and composing became the way to express himself in the music field. Hawke returned...
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